Chem 13 News magazine ran a contest to design tiles for the four newly named elements, nihonium (Nh), moscovium (Mc), tennessine (Ts) and oganesson (Og). Over 200 submissions were received. See the new elements contest winners.
University of Waterloo Neodymium-60 Anniversary Project
We are inviting everyone with a connection to the University of Waterloo to design a square tile that showcases the University of Waterloo and includes the symbol Nd-60 for the university’s neodymium (atomic number 60) anniversary. We will create a mosaic of science and art for a public display on campus. The deadline has been extended to September 30, 2017. See the Neodymium-60 Anniversary Project webpage for more details.
- June 28, 2017
Last week, the University of Waterloo hosted the 67th annual Canadian Society of Microbiologists (CSM) conference.
- Apr. 5, 2017
Juewen Liu will receive more than $100,000 over three years from the Ontario Ministry of Environment and Climate Change for research initiatives that test pathogens and chemical contaminants in water.
- Mar. 27, 2017
Prof. Tadeusz Górecki has been named the winner of the 2017 GCxGC Lifetime Achievement Award.
Initiated in 2011, this annual award is given to an experienced scientist who has made significant contributions in promoting GCxGC instrumentation, method development, and applications.
- Sep. 27, 2017
Interested in pursuing a Master's or PhD after graduation? Want to learn more about what graduate studies is really like?
Attend the Faculty of Science Graduate Open House! Come chat with professors and current grad students to find out more about our programs, the benefits of furthering your studies, and unique research opportunities.